SASO INSPIRES AND MOBILIZES
teenage boys and their mothers
to provide service that transforms the communities around them

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SASO offers philanthropic opportunities for Mothers and Sons to impact their community and beyond. Click here to view our scheduled events.


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Past Community Service Events

SASO Year #6

  • Friday, April 16, 2021 — Animeals Deliveries
  • Saturday, April 17, 2021 — Salvation Army, Shelter Furniture
  • Saturday, April 24, 2021 — SAISD Book Buddies
  • Friday, May 7, 2021 – United Way Shoebox Project
  • Saturday, May 8, 2021 – Garden Volunteer Workday on Herff Farm
  • Saturday, May 15, 2021 – Salvation Army Food Distribution
  • Sunday, May 16, 2021 – Haven for Hope Meal Preparation and Service
  • Saturday, May 22, 2021 – Texas Diaper Bank
  • Saturday, May 29, 2021 – San Antonio Food Bank

 

SASO Year #5

  • Tuesday, June 2, 2020 — Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Wednesday, June 3, 2020 — Salvation Army Food Distribution
  • Friday, June 5, 2020 — Salvation Army Food Pantry
  • Thursday, June 11, 2020   Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Friday, June 12, 2020   Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Wednesday, June 17, 2020  Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Thursday, June 18, 2020    Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Thursday, June 18, 2020   Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Friday, June 19,2020  Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Wednesday, July 1– (8:30AM-11:30AM)   Salvation Army Community Box Community Distribution
  • Thursday, July 9– Haven For Hope Peanut Butter & Jelly Project
  • Thursday, July 9– (8:30 AM-11:30AM)    Salvation Army Community Box  Distribution
  • Monday, June 13– (9:00 AM-11:00AM)    Salvation Army Sack Lunches
  • Tuesday, June 14– (1:00 PM-3:30PM)   Salvation Army Beryl’s Food Pantry
  • Tuesday, June 14– (2:00 PM-6:00PM) Salvation Army Senior Citizen Food Prep/Dist
  • Wednesday, July 15– (8:30AM-11:30AM) Salvation Army Senior Commodities Dist
  • Saturday, July 18– (10:00 AM-12:00AM)   SAISD Foundation Book Buddies
  • Monday, July 20– (9:00 AM-11:00AM)    Salvation Army Sack Lunches
  • Tuesday, July 21– (1:00 PM-3:30PM)   Salvation Army Beryl’s Food Pantry
  • Thursday, July 23– (8:30 AM-11:30AM)    Salvation Army Cheese Box  Distribution
  • Friday, July 24–(12:00 PM-2:30 PM) Animeals for Meals On Wheels
  • Monday, July 27– (9:00 AM-11:00AM)    Salvation Army Sack Lunches
  • Tuesday, July 28– (1:00 PM-3:30PM)   Salvation Army Beryl’s Food Pantry
  • Monday – Friday, August 3-7–Kinetic Kids Bike Camp
  • Monday, August 3 — (9:00 AM-11:00AM)   Salvation Sack Lunches
  • Tuesday, August 4– (1:00 PM-3:30PM)   Salvation Army Beryl’s Food Pantry
  • Thursday, August 6– (1:00 PM-3:30PM)   Salvation Army Citadel Food Pantry
  • Monday, August 10– (9:00 AM-11:00AM)    Salvation Army Sack Lunches
  • Tuesday, August 11–(1:00 PM-3:30 PM)Salvation Army Beryl’s Food Pantry
  • Wednesday, August 12–(8:30 AM-11:30 AM)Salvation Army Senior Commodities Distribution
  • Thursday, August 13– (1:00 PM-4:00PM)   Salvation Army Citadel Food Pantry
  • Friday, August 14 — Animeals Deliveries
  •  Monday, August 17– (9:00 AM-11:00AM)    Salvation Army Sack Lunches
  • Tuesday, August 18– (1:00 PM-3:30PM)   Salvation Army Beryl’s Food Pantry
  • Thursday, August 20–(8:30 AM-11:30 AM)Salvation Army Cheese Box Distribution
  • Saturday, September 12 — American Heart Association Produce Boxes
  • Friday, September 18 — Animeals Deliveries
  • Saturday, September 26 — Salvation Army Holiday Kettle Campaign Preparation
  • Saturday, Oct 3, – Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Saturday, Oct 10- Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Saturday, Oct 17- Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Friday, October 23 — Shoe Box Project (at home) w/United Way
  • Saturday, Oct 24- Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Thursday, October 29 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Warehouse
  • Saturday, Oct 31- Salvation Army Community Food Distribution
  • Tuesday, November 3 — Kinetic Kids Tennis (also October 20 & 27)
  • Friday, November 6 — Letters for Veterans w/VITAS Hospice care
  • Saturday, November 7 — Triana Fun Run for Pancreatic Cancer
  • Saturday, November 21 — SAISD Book Buddies
  • Saturday, November 28 — Salvation Army Bell Ringing
  • Saturday, December 5 — Salvation Army Bell Ringing
  • Saturday, December 12 — Salvation Army Toy Shop
  • Saturday, December 19 — Salvation Army Bell Ringing
  • Saturday, December 19 — SAISD Book Buddies
  • Wednesday, December 30 — Breakfast Bags for Seniors
  • Saturday, January 30– Meals on Wheels Care Package Delivery
  • Saturday, February 20 — SAISD Book Buddies
  • Saturday, February 27 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes
  • Sunday, February 28 — Fill-the-Pantry Food drive (Boone Elementary)
  • Saturday, March 6 — SAISD Book Buddies
  • Wednesday, March 10–Mobile Loaves & Fishes Warehouse
  • Thursday, March 11 — Special Reach Spring Into Fun Drive in Prep
  • Saturday, March 20 –Salvation Army Food distribution
  • Saturday, March 27 –SAISD Book Buddies
  • Monday, March 29 — Kinetic Kids Golf tournament

 

SASO Year #4

  • Monday, April 8, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery
  • Thursday, April 11, 2019 — Eva’s Heroes Dance**
  • Thursday, April 18, 2019 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries
  • Saturday, April 20, 2019 — Any Baby Can Walk for Autism at Helotes Cornyval Fairgrounds
  • Saturday, April 27, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery
  • Sunday, April 28, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery
  • Saturday, May 4, 2019 — World Vision Global 6K for Water at Brackenridge Park**
  • Saturday, May 4, 2019 — NEF 5K at Helotes Fairgrounds
  • Sunday, May 5, 2019 — Texas Regional Games Swimming at NISD Natatorium
  • Sunday, May 5, 2019 — Texas Regional Games Archery at Clark HS
  • Thursday, May 9, 2019 — Kinetic Kids Baseball Finale
  • Monday, May 13, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery
  • Tuesday, May 14, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery
  • Friday, May 17, 2019 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries
  • Saturday, May 18, 2019 — Mission San Juan Community Farm Cabbage Harvest**
  • Saturday, May 25, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Sunday, May 26, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Monday, June 10, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Tuesday, June 11, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team (Wurzbach Manor)
  • Saturday, June 22, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Sunday, June 23, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Wednesday, June 26, 2019 — Project Transformation Reading Mentor
  • Saturday, June 29, 2019 — SA Food Bank Watermelon Harvest/Urban Farm
  • Monday, July 8, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Monday, July 29, 2019 — Project Transformation Mentor Dinner at TMI
  • Monday, August 12, 2019–ML&F
  • Tuesday, August 13, 2019–ML&F
  • Saturday, August 24, 2019–ML&F
  • Sunday, August 25, 2019–ML&F
  • Saturday, September 7, 2019–H.I.S. (hope in salvation) BridgeBuilders Block Party
  • Monday, September 9, 2019–ML&F
  • Tuesday, September 10, 2019–ML&F
  • Saturday, September 14, 2019 — Salvation Army Shoe-In Event
  • Saturday, September 28, 2019–Youth Code Jam
  • Saturday, September 28, 2019 — Painting with a Purpose
  • Tuesday, October 8, 2019 — ML&F
  • Wednesday, October 9, 2019 — Pumpkin Patch Unload at UUMC
  • Saturday, October 12, 2019 — LLS Light the Night at Hemisfair Park
  • Sunday, October 13, 2019 — St PJ’s and SASO-sponsored Homecoming Dance for Children at St. PJ’s Children’s Home
  • Monday, October 14, 2019 — ML&F
  • Saturday, October 26, 2019 — Paint the Parkway Pink at Independence Village Retirement Community
  • Saturday, October 26, 2019 — ML&F
  • Sunday, October 27, 2019 — ML&F
  • Saturday, November 2, 2019 — Blueprint Ministries (canceled due to lack of sign ups)
  • Saturday, November 9, 2019 — Habitat for Humanity (canceled due to lack of sign ups)
  • Saturday, November 9, 2019 — Beard Fall Beautification
  • Monday, November 11, 2019 — ML&F
  • Tuesday, November 12, 2019 — ML&F
  • Tuesday, December 8, 2019 — Christmasville at Mission City Church
  • Saturday, December 14, 2019 — Firefighter Toy Drive
  • Saturday, January 4, 2020 — Respite Care of San Antonio
  • Monday, January 13, 2020 — ML&F
  • Tuesday, January 14, 2020 — ML&F
  • Friday, January 17, 2020 — Special Reach GLOW party
  • Friday, January 24, 2020 — Special Reach SAFARI party
  • Saturday, January 25, 2020 — ML&F
  • Sunday, January 26, 2020 — ML&F
  • Saturday, February 8, 2020 — San Antonio Food Bank Urban Garden
  • Monday, February 10, 2020 — ML&F
  • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 — ML&F
  • Friday, February 14, 2020 — Special Reach VALENTINE’s party
  • Saturday, February 15, 2020 — San Antonio Food Bank
  • Saturday, February 23, 2020 — ML&F
  • Sunday, February 24, 2020 — ML&F
  • Monday, March 9, 2020 — ML&F
  • Tuesday, March 10, 2020 — ML&F
  • Saturday, March 14, 2020 — Habitat for Humanity
  • Thursday, March 19, 2020 — NISD Threads
  • Sunday, March 22, 2020 — ML&F
  • Saturday, March 28, 2020 — ML&F

**canceled due to lack of volunteers signed up


SASO Year #3

  • Saturday, April 21, 2018 — Any Baby Can Walk for Autism at Helotes Cornyval Fairgrounds
  • Friday, April 27, 2018 — Recycling at the Battle of Flowers Parade in downtown San Antonio
  • Saturday, May 5, 2018 — NEF 5K packet pick-up
  • Saturday, May 5, 2018 — Texas Regional Games (track) at Clark HS
  • Sunday, May 6, 2018 — Texas Regional Games (swimming) at NISD Natatorium
  • Sunday, May 6, 2018 — Texas Regional Games (boccia) at Clark HS
  • Sunday, May 6, 2018 — Texas Regional Games (archery) at Clark HS
  • Friday, May 11, 2018 — Kuentz Elementary Reading Showcase
  • Saturday, May 12, 2018 — Miracle League Baseball Helper
  • Wednesday, May 16, 2018 — Kinetic Kids Baseball Finale
  • Friday, May 18, 2018 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries Friday eve distribution
  • Saturday, May 19, 2018 — World Vision Global 6K for Clean Water @ Brackenridge Park
  • Saturday, June 9, 2018 — Miracle League Baseball Helper
  • Wednesday, June 13, 2018 — Animal Care services dog volunteer
  • Friday, June 15, 2018 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries Friday eve distribution
  • Wednesday, June 27, 2018 — Project Transformation Reading Mentor
  • Friday, July 13, 2018 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries Friday eve distribution
  • Wednesday, July 24, 2018 — Project Transformation Reading Mentor
  • Sunday-Friday, August 5-10, 2018 — Kinetic Kids Bike Camp
  • Thursday,  August 9, 2018 — Back to School Event at the Bexar County Justice Center
  • Friday, August 10, 2018 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries Friday eve distribution
  • Saturday, August 25, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes warehouse volunteer
  • Saturday, September 8, 2018 — Cibolo Nature Center 2nd Saturday workday volunteer
  • Tuesday, September 11, 2018 —  Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery team ~ to Wurzbach Manor
  • Saturday, September 15, 2018 — Salvation Army Shoe-In Annual Event Volunteer
  • Friday, September 21, 2018 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries Friday eve distribution
  • Sunday, October 7, 2018 — SASO homecoming dance for students grades 6-12 with special abilities
  • Tuesday, October 9, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery team ~ to Wurzbach Manor
  • Saturday, October 13, 2018 — Light the Night walk to benefit the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Friday, October 19, 2018 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries Friday eve distribution
  • Saturday, October 20, 2018 — Habitat for Humanity volunteer
  • Friday, October 26, 2018 — Soldiers’ Angels 15th Anniversary event (care packages)
  • Sunday, October 28, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery team to Madison on Dietrich Apartments in East San Antonio
  • Saturday, November 10, 2018 — Beard Elementary Fall Beautification
  • Tuesday, November 13, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery team to Wurzbach Manor
  • Sunday, November 25, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery team to Madison on Dietrich Apartments
  • Friday, November 30, 2018 — Special Reach Thanksgiving Party
  • Tuesday, December 4, 2018 — Eva’s Heroes Winter Wonderland Dance
  • Tuesday, December 11, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery team to Wurzbach Manor
  • Saturday, December 15, 2018 — Toy Wrap Party for Firefighter Toy Drive
  • Saturday, December 15, 2018 — CPS Giving Tree Party
  • Saturday, December 22, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Sunday, December 23, 2018 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team to Madison on Dietrich Apartments
  • Tuesday, January 8, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team to Wurzbach Manor
  • Saturday, January 19, 2019 — Christian Hope Resource Center Volunteer
  • Saturday, January 26, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Sunday, January 27, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team to Madison on Dietrich Apartments
  • Saturday, February 9, 2019 — DoSeum Children’s Museum Gallery Assistant
  • Tuesday, February 12, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team to Wurzbach Manor
  • Saturday, February 16, 2019 — DoSeum Children’s Museum Gallery Assistant
  • Saturday, February 23, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Sunday, February 24 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Tuesday, March 12, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Meal Delivery Team
  • Saturday, March 16, 2019 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes Warehouse clothing sort
  • Saturday, March 16, 2019 — Christian Hope Resource Center Volunteer
  • Saturday, March 30, 2019 — One for Autism Academy Volunteer

SASO Year #2

  • Saturday, April 8, 2017, 4 shift times ranging from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM — Texas Regional Games (assisting with track and boccia events for paralympic athletes)
  • Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8:30AM to 12:00 noon — Any Baby Can Walk for Autism
  • Saturday, May 6, 2017 (6:00AM to 9:30/9:45AM) — NEF 5K Run/Walk (distributing 5K materials to pre-registered participants OR handing out medals to all children who participate)
  • Saturday, May 13, 2017 (9:00AM to noon) — Cibolo Nature Center Second Saturday Workdays (various projects)
  • Saturday, May 13, 2017 (6:30PM to 9:30PM) — Special Reach Gala and Silent Auction
  • Wednesday, May 17, 2017 (5:45PM to 8:30PM) — Kinetic Kids Baseball Finale (assist with greeting, set-up, serving refreshments and/or pairing with KK players)
  • Saturday, June 10, 2017 (9:00AM to 1:00PM) — facility maintenance at Autism Treatment Center
  • Tuesday, June 20 & Monday, July 10, 2017 — volunteer at Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries
  • Wednesday, June 21, 2017 & Wednesday, July 12, 2017 —  Project Transformation (reading with low income children) — Laurel Heights UMC
  • Sunday, June 25, 2017 — Compassion Experience Tear-Down — University United Methodist Church
  • Monday, June 26, 2017 & Wednesday, June 28, 2017 — Special Reach Day Camp Volunteer — Forest Hills Presbyterian Church
  • Friday, July 28, 2017 — Project Transformation end-of-session dinner helper — Laurel Heights UMC
  • Monday thru Friday, August 7-11, 2017 — Kinetic Kids bike camp volunteer — UUMC
  • Wednesday, August 9, 2017 — Bexar County Family Justice Center Back-to-School Event
  • Saturday, August 19, 2017 — Mobile Loaves & Fishes
  • Saturday, September 16, 2017 — Salvation Army Shoe-In Event
  • Friday, September 22, 2017 — Hill Country Daily Bread Ministries
  • Sunday, October 8, 2018 — SASO homecoming dance for students (grades 9-12) with special abilities
  • Saturday, October 14, 2017 — Habitat for Humanity
  • Saturday, November 4, 2017 — Superhero 5K walk/run — Brighton Center
  • Monday, November 6, 2017 — Kinetic Kids Baseball & Cheerleading Championship Night — NSLL Fields
  • Friday, November 17, 2017 — Hill Country Bread Daily Ministries
  • Monday, November 20, 2017 — Bexar County Family Justice Center Room Renovation volunteer
  • Saturday, December 16, 2017 — Gift wrap for Firefighters Holiday Toy Drive — Fire Training Academy of SA
  • Friday, January 12, 2018 — Hill Country Bread Daily Ministries food distribution night
  • Wednesday, January 17, 2018 — Kinetic Kids (pack swag bags for KK Walk.Run.Roll 5K/10K)
  • Friday, February 9, 2018 — Hill Country Bread Daily Ministries
  • Friday, March 9, 2018 — Hill Country Bread Daily Ministries
  • Saturday, March 24 — Beard Elementary Spring Beautification
  • Saturday, March 24 — Monroe May Roadrunner Romp
  • Saturday, March 31 — Miracle League Baseball Helper
  • Saturday, April 7, 2018 — Building Birdhouses with Carnahan Elementary Kindergarteners

SASO Year #1

  • Saturday, April 16, 2016:  Any Baby Can Walk for Autism–Helotes Cornyval Fairgrounds
  • Saturday, April 30, 2016: Texas Regional Games for Paralympic Athletes–Blossom Athletic Center & Josh Davis Natatorium
  • Friday, May 20, 2016:  Special Reach Casino Night & Silent Auction–Oak Hills Country Club
  • Wednesday, June 15, 2016 & Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016: Special Reach Day Camp–Crown of Life Lutheran Church and Forest Hills Presbyterian Church
  • Thursday, June 30, 2016 & Wednesday, July 6, 2016: Project Transformation (reading with low income children)–Laurel Heights UMC
  • Thursday, July 28, 2016: Long Course TAGS Swim Meet–Northside Natatorium
  • Saturday, August 6, 2016: Kinetic Kids Summer Gymnastics Finale–Aerial Athletics
  • Saturday, September 17, 2016:  San Antonio Food Bank warehouse volunteer–SA Food Bank location on HWY 151
  • Saturday, October 15, 2016,  8:00AM to 3:30 PM:  Habitat for Humanity (help with construction, landscaping, etc.)
  • Wednesday, October 26, 2016, 5:45PM to 8:15PM : Kinetic Kids baseball championship game (assist with set-up, refreshments, on field as needed, etc.)
  • Saturday, December 17, 2016, 7:00AM to 10:00 AM *OR* 1:00PM to 5:00PM — Winterfest at Raymond Russell Park (assist vendors and monitor snow play area)
  • Monday, December 19, 2016, 9:00AM to 1:00 or 2:00PM — One for Autism (assist with painting fences and laying playground mulch)
  • Thursday, December 22, 2016, 10:00AM to 1:30PM — The Believe It Foundation’s annual “Just Like Me, Just Like You” Event (pack snack packs to help end weekend hunger)
  • Thursday, January 19, 2017, 6:00PM to 7:45 — Kinetic Kids (pack swag bags for KK Walk.Run.Roll 5K/10K)
  • Saturday, February 18, 2017, 8:00 AM to noon — Assist with robotics tournament hosted by Garcia MS

 

Salvation Army Drive-thru Food Bank